CARE Fertility Derby – meet the team at our Derby clinic
Click on any of the team listed below to find out more about them.
Mr Kanna Jayaprakasan MD, DNB, MRCOG, PhD. Consultant Gynaecologist
Mr Jayaprakasan is a Royal College (RCOG) accredited sub-specialist in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery. He has completed his subspecialty training at Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, where he subsequently worked as IVF Consultant and Associate Professor for two years before he moved to take up the lead consultant role at Derby fertility unit.
Mr Jayaprakasan's special interests include Assisted Conception (IVF/ICSI), Reproductive surgeries (Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy), recurrent pregnancy loss, recurrent implantation failure, PCOS and endometriosis. Mr Jayaprakasan is an expert in the application of advanced pelvic ultrasound in the field of fertility, in which he has done his PhD.
Mr Jayaprakasan is an active researcher in the field of fertility and advanced pelvic ultrasound. He was awarded PhD by the University of Nottingham in 2009 for his work on "3D ultrasound assessment of ovarian reserve in women undergoing IVF treatment." He has widely published in leading fertility and ultrasound journals and has gained international reputation for his work on ovarian reserve testing and standardisation of antral follicle count (AFC) assessment.
Diane Jamison Fertility Sister
Diane worked in the field of gynaecology as a sister for 23 years and joined the team in the fertility unit at Derby City General Hospital in 1997.
Carol Cooper Fertility Sister
Carol has worked in the field of gynaecology as a senior staff nurse for 7 years and has a wide experience in women's health.
Jeanette Dawson Fertility Sister
Jeanette qualified as a nurse in 1993 and has worked as a senior staff nurse in gynaecology for 10 years where she gained substantial gynaecological experience. She joined the fertility team in January 2008.
Lisa Ottewell Receptionist
Lisa joined the team in 2007. Although new to the NHS she has several years of administrative experience.
Lyn Sharratt Receptionist
Lyn joined the team in June 2008 and also works in the Gynaecology Outpatients Department.